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Inn by the Sea

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Excellent hotel and guest services by caring staff. Great location in Lajolla. 2 blocks from ocean. Cool breezes and temps from the ocean. Free pizza at happy hour. Lajolla village has many very good restaurants.

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Edmonton, Alberta
Reviewed 22 June 2015

We were very pleased with the availability of early check in. Front desk was very efficient and accommodating with the early morning noise issue and applied a monetary compensation. The breakfast area was very congested and did not supply regular top ups for food items. Did not use underground parking and therefore received a $12.00 refund on our bill. Our...

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scotch plains, NJ
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We had stayed at this hotel many years ago and were not disappointed when we returned. It is very close to the center of town and the beach, an easy drive to sights in San Diego. The staff was very helpful; complimentary fruit, use of computer and printer in the lobby were nice touches. The pool is heated and has...

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Boston, United States
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Great location, comfortable and clean. Love the extras that were included like, Internet, breakfast, ice coffee and pizza station..We had free parking because it was included in the wedding block , that was very nice too. Overall pleasant stay.

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Orlando
Reviewed 18 June 2015

This was our first stay in La Jolla and we weren't sure what to expect in terms of where this hotel is located etc. We were pleasantly surprised as we were one block from the beach (we could see the ocean from our balcony). Also many of the things we wanted to do and see in the San Diego area...

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Williams, AZ, United States
Reviewed 17 June 2015

The location is great and makes it easy to access all of the La Jolla Village. It was clean and rooms large. We had an adjoining room and the neighbors were up at 6am talking really loudly. we had to call and report it and the staff did help get it quieted. Maid service was a bit iffy. we had...

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irvine, United States
Reviewed 15 June 2015

very convenient location, close to beach, city and all the activities clean, easy parking, quiet, helpful personnel. I recommend to everybody from anywhere to stay in this hotel and enjoy La Jolla while visiting san diego.

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Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 14 June 2015

the hotel is located at la jolla which is 30min drive from the downtown. I can say the quality of the hotel deserves for appreciation. I liked Cleanless and the design of the room. You just take the highway to go to the downtown which is very simple. The receptionist are very lovely and very helpful. the parking fee of...

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Tucson, United States
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Everything about this hotel was great. The staff was helpful and knowledgeable of the area and were able to give restaurant and shopping recommendations. Rooms were comfortable and clean. Location was perfect for beach combing, restaurants, and shopping.

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Boston, United States
Reviewed 3 June 2015

It appeared that the hotel was closer to the water than it actually was. It was a short walk to the supermarket and a number of excellent restaurants. The decor in the rooms seemed a little tired but was clean. The room was very large. The staff was helpful and the breakfast was good. Overall it was a good experience.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Inn by the Sea

Address: 7830 Fay Avenue, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn by the Sea)
Region: United States > California > San Diego > La Jolla
Price Range: $234 - $383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn by the Sea 2.5*
Number of rooms: 132
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Inn By The Sea Hotel La Jolla
Best Western La Jolla
La Jolla Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in La Jolla
#11 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Family Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Business Hotel in La Jolla
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Higher floor at rear of hotel offer best views of coast, although any room would be good.”
 of 5 bubbles 616lesh, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“we didn't get the beach view but pool view was quite good.”
 of 5 bubbles JHA79, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the west side in the upper floors have ocean views”
 of 5 bubbles RRSek, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Go for a King if they have one”
 of 5 bubbles TheGilmartins, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Plan to have breakfast elsewhere unless vending machines is your thing.”
 of 5 bubbles donbow, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
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